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Vulcan Presenting Arms for Aeneas to Venus from a set of The Loves of the Gods

Designed by François Boucher
(French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)

Manufactory: Beauvais
Maker: Weaving Manufactory directed by André Charlemagne Charron (French, active 1754–80)
Maker: Weaver Jean-Baptiste Oudry (French, Paris 1686–1755 Beauvais)
Patron: Commissioned by Count Johann Hartvig Ernst Bernstorff (Danish)
Date: 1754–56
Culture: French, Beauvais
Medium: Wool, silk (23-25 warps per inch, 9-10 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 168 x W. 214 inches (426.7 x 543.6 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Ernest G. Stillman, 1922
Accession Number: 22.16.1

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